• Location

    Latitude: 
    42-10-28.1500N (42.174486)
    Longitude: 
    092-00-43.9200W (-92.012200)
    Elevation: 
    245.0 feet MSL (75 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    0.5 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    0 N.M. N of Vinton, Iowa
    Found On: 
    Chicago Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ACE
  • Heliport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Private
    Type: 
    Heliport
    Activation Date: 
    04/1991
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/ALL/ALL
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZAU (Chicago)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1245 feet (379 m)
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Annual Operations (as of )

  • Communications

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      TINA EDEN
      502 NORTH 9TH AVE
      VINTON, IA 52349
      319-472-6276
      VIRGINIA GAY HOSPITAL
      502 NORTH 9TH AVE
      VINTON, IA 52349
      319-472-6200
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      Area Code: 319

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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field: 
      FSS Name (ID):  Fort Dodge(FOD)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
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    • Maps

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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near IA78

      Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
    • Nearby Airports with Fuel

      Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
      14.8 Nichols Airport
      (IA97)
      305 305 80, 100LL
      17.2 Independence Municipal Airport
      (KIIB IIB)
      9 10 100LL, Jet A
      21.5 Belle Plaine Municipal Airport
      (KTZT TZT)
      214 214 100LL
      22.0 The Eastern Iowa Airport
      (CID KCID CID)
      142 143 100LL, Jet A
      23.1 Marion Airport
      (C17)
      111 112 100LL, MOGAS
      28.7 Waterloo Regional Airport
      (ALO KALO ALO)
      323 323 100LL, Jet A
      30.4 Oelwein Municipal Airport
      (KOLZ OLZ)
      3 4 100LL, Jet A
      37.8 Monticello Regional Airport
      (MXO KMXO MXO)
      85 86 100LL, Jet A
      38.2 Iowa City Municipal Airport
      (IOW KIOW IOW)
      146 147 100LL, Jet A
      40.5 Marshalltown Municipal Airport
      (MIW KMIW MIW)
      265 265 100LL, Jet A
      40.5 Waverly Municipal Airport
      (C25)
      327 327 100LL, Jet A
      42.7 Grinnell Regional Airport
      (KGGI GGI)
      229 229 100LL, Jet A
      49.0 Elkader Airport
      (I27)
      34 35 100LL
      49.6 George L Scott Municipal Airport
      (3Y2)
      11 12 100LL
      56.0 Washington Municipal Airport
      (KAWG AWG)
      164 165 100LL, Jet A
      57.2 Maquoketa Municipal Airport
      (KOQW OQW)
      97 99 100LL, Jet A
      58.6 Iowa Falls Municipal Airport
      (IFA KIFA IFA)
      288 288 100LL, Jet A
      59.3 Monona Municipal Airport
      (7C3)
      29 30 100LL, MOGAS
      59.4 Dubuque Regional Airport
      (DBQ KDBQ DBQ)
      76 78 100LL, Jet A-1+
      60.0 Northeast Iowa Regional Airport
      (CCY KCCY CCY)
      334 334 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

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      NOTAMS within
      NM of KCCY

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      Locations (ICAO):
      Buffer (Both Sides):
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    • Ratings & Reviews

      Virginia Gay Hospital Heliport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Virginia Gay Hospital Heliport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Centers
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Architecture
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Taxis
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    • Remarks

      A11 JEFF SISSON, CHAIRMAN
      A110-1 SAWRS AVBL ON ARPT.
      A17 FOR SVC AFT DUSK CALL (641) 228-3075/228-6996.
      A42-04 THLDS & EDGES MKD WITH YELLOW CONES.
      A42-18 THLDS & EDGES MKD WITH YELLOW CONES.
      A42-22 THLDS & EDGES MKD WITH YELLOW CONES.
      A42-36 THLDS & EDGES MKD WITH YELLOW CONES.
      A81-APT DUSK-DAWN. ACTVT MIRL RY 12/30 & REIL RYS 12 & 30 - CTAF.

    • Runways

      IA78 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 12/30 is 4001 ft (1220 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach: 12

      IA78 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 04/22  2536 ft x 160 ft (773 m x 49 m)
      Runway Length Source:  FAA-EST as of 04/19/2012
      Surface:  Turf - Good condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 04

      Runway 22

      Elevation: 
      1123 1125
      Latitude: 
      43-04-09.4410N 43-04-27.1630N
      Longitude: 
      092-36-43.9150W 092-36-19.7700W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      45 225
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      PLINE FENCE
      Object Height: 
      25 4
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1000 80
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      0 ft. left and right of centerline 80 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 12/30  4000 ft x 75 ft (1219 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/17/2008
      Surface:  Turf - Good condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  30.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 12

      Runway 30

      Elevation: 
      1117 1117
      Latitude: 
      43-04-37.4159N 43-04-14.5582N
      Longitude: 
      092-37-03.2362W 092-36-19.2817W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      125 305
      ILS Type: 
      LOCALIZER
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Fair Fair
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE TREE
      Object Height: 
      12 46
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      500 1379
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      0 ft. left and right of centerline 80 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      26 27
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 18/36  1780 ft x 170 ft (543 m x 52 m)
      Runway Length Source:  FAA as of 08/28/2012
      Surface:  Turf - Good condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      1121 1122
      Latitude: 
      43-04-22.4600N 43-04-04.8800N
      Longitude: 
      092-36-43.6800W 092-36-43.7500W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      180 0
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE ROAD
      Object Height: 
      20 10
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      630 300
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      0 ft. left and right of centerline 80 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 04/22  2536 ft x 160 ft (773 m x 49 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Grass -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 04

      Runway 22

      Elevation: 
      1125 1125
      Latitude: 
      43.0693 43.0742
      Longitude: 
      -92.6122 -92.6055
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      45 225
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      Object Height: 
      0 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      1125 1125
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 12/30  4001 ft x 75 ft (1220 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Concrete -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 12

      Runway 30

      Elevation: 
      1116 1116
      Latitude: 
      43.0771 43.0707
      Longitude: 
      -92.6176 -92.6054
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      125 305
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      Object Height: 
      0 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      1116 1116
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 17/35  1780 ft x 170 ft (543 m x 52 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Grass -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 17

      Runway 35

      Elevation: 
      0 0
      Latitude: 
      43.0732 43.0686
      Longitude: 
      -92.6121 -92.6121
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      180 360
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      Object Height: 
      0 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

    • Services

      Airframe Repair: 
      Major
      Powerplant Repair: 
      Major
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      None
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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